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11 Results
Meet Willie O'Ree —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.
Book
2020
9 available of 14 items

"The Scholastic Canada Biography series aims to introduce young readers to remarkable Canadians whose lives and contributions have shaped our country and led the way for others to follow in their footsteps. Meet Willie O...

P.K. Subban : fighting racism to become a hockey superstar and role model for athletes of colour —Rondina, Catherine, author.
Book
2020
2 available of 3 items

"Born in Canada to parents who emigrated from the Caribbean, P.K. Subban is a remarkable athlete and role model. A talent on the ice, playing for some of the best teams in the NHL, P.K. has set records and won the Norris...

Black ice : the Val James story —James, Valmore.
Book
2015
2 available of 2 items

An autobiography of Val James, the first American-born black hockey player to play in the National Hockey League.

Willie : the game-changing story of the NHL's first black player —O'Ree, Willie, 1935- author.
Book
2020
6 available of 19 items

"An inspiring memoir that shows that anyone can achieve their dreams if they are willing to fight for them. In 1958, Willie O'Ree was a lot like any other player toiling in the minors, waiting for his chance to play in t...

Willie O'Ree the story of the first black player in the NHL —Mortillaro, Nicole, 1972-
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2015

Willie O'Ree quietly made NHL history at the Montreal Forum on January 18, 1958, when he became the first black player to take to the ice. In the dressing room before the game, his Boston Bruins teammates told him not to...

A fly in a pail of milk : the Herb Carnegie story —Carnegie, Herb, 1919-2012, author.
Book
2019
0 available of 1 items

"Revised and updated with commentary from Bernice Carnegie, Herb's daughter, and life lessons passed from father to daughter Herbert Carnegie was the complete hockey package in the 1940s and 1950s. Though his contributio...

Voici Willie O'Ree —MacLeod, Elizabeth, auteur.
Book
2020
2 available of 3 items

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